Using bat detectors - training course

One day course offering an introduction to the use of bat detectors for professional bat surveys led by the Bat Conservation Trust
Using bat detectors - training course

Thursday 7 October - Christ Church Conference Centre, Woking, Surrey

Course content includes:

  • What is bat echolocation and why can it be useful in surveys
  • An introduction to bat detector systems
  • Types of detectors available
  • Choosing your bat detector
  • Recording from your detector
  • Options available for software analysis for bat calls
  • Basic UK bat call identification
  • Adding value to your surveys with good record keeping and reporting

CPD: A Certificate of Attendance will be awarded that can be used as evidence for CPD. This course is approved by the Royal Society of Biology as 24 CPD points.

Cost: £165 in person (includes lunch, refreshments, course resources and certificate)

Discounts: £5 for BCT members,

10% multi-buy discount if booking 3 or more course places

Book your place here: 

Any questions, email 

More information about the Bat Conservation Trust: 

Photo: Brown long-eared bat - Daniel Hargreaves


Go to the profile of Thirza Loffeld
10 months ago

Thanks for sharing with the community, Naomi! I hope the training today went well.